Central Assistant Director, Residential Life

Posting Number 2022-10371
Posted Date 2 months ago(6/24/2022 11:47 AM)
Location : Location
US-NY-New York
Residential Life & Housing - Administration
Student Affairs (WS1705)
Compensation Grade
Band 53
Student Services/Athletics

Position Summary

This live-in required position oversee operations and activities for the assigned residence halls (approximately 4,000 residents); develop, plan and implement a variety of resident programs and services, including year-long occupancy programs. Review inquiries and issues presented by residents, parents and other members of the University community; investigate and resolve problems and complaints. Oversee emergency and crisis intervention systems, collaborating with Student Health Center, Facilities & Construction Management, Housekeeping and Public Safety; provide student counseling; serve as a liaison between Student Health Center to refer students. Assist with development and implementation of policies and procedures that are in compliance with University and regulatory agencies' guidelines. Resolve building service problems and implement building maintenance and refurbishment porgrams. Maintain open and positive relationships with building management companies, building supervisers and landowners for Leased Properties. This position is responsible for assigned after-hours/weekend/holiday on-call duties on a rotational basis.


Required Education:
Master's degree, or equivalent, in Higher Education or related field

Required Experience:
5 years' relevant experience or equivalent combination. Must include experience with student counseling, program development and implementation, budget administration and staff supervision.

Preferred Experience:
Experience in a large urban university housing/student services environment

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, written and verbal communication skills. Excellent negotiation and problem-solving skills. Ability to effectively respond to sensitive issues.

Additional Information

NYU aims to be among the greenest urban campuses in the country and carbon neutral by 2040. Learn more at nyu.edu/nyugreen.

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


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